24 WAYS TO KNOW IF YOU HAVE PRIDE

By Dr. Chinomso Jude Nwala:

Pride limits a man’s destiny. Pride destroys glory. Know if you have pride and apply corrections where necessary.

1. If you cannot submit yourself to higher authority, you have pride.

  1. If you find it difficult to accept corrections, you have pride.

3. If you are too big to say “sorry”, you have pride.

  1. If you think that your success or achievements are based on your efforts, you have pride.

5. If you don’t have respect for people, you have pride.

6. If you are always feeling superior to others, you have pride.

7. If you always want to control or dominate others, you have pride.

8. If you think that you are better than other people, you have pride.

9. If you cannot work under those with lesser qualifications, you have pride.

10. If you always want people to respect and honour you, you have pride.

11. If you want people to notice you anywhere you go, you have pride.

12. If you are a graduate and you feel too big to do any small job till you get a big one, you have pride.

13. If you cannot marry those with lesser qualifications (especially as a female), you have pride.

14. If you are always angry at those who correct you, you have pride.

15. If you avoid those who criticize you, you have pride.

16. If you feel too big to learn, you have pride.

17. If you feel ashamed to ask questions about what you don’t know, you have pride.

18. If you are always bragging about your achievements/connections, you have pride.

19. If you don’t consider it necessary to say “thank you” to those who help you, you have pride.

20. If you desire to always be addressed by your title, you have pride.

21. If you think that nobody knows more than you, you have pride.

22. If you think that you cannot make mistakes, you have pride.

23. If you are fond of blaming others for your actions/inactions, you have pride.

24. If you think that you know everything in life, you have pride.

Pride goes before a fall. Pride can destroy every good deeds. Pride devalues grace and anointing

The earlier we make a change and accept adequate corrections the better.